Cape Coral Daily Breeze To The Editor & Guest Opinionsen-usMon, 20 Aug 2018 02:41:25 EDTMon, 20 Aug 2018 02:41:25 EDT opinion: Don't 'streamline' Conservation 2020 County taxpayers have been clear; we value our wild side and recognize our economy is dependent on the natural diversity and wild creatures with whom we share this area.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTBecome part of the solution the editor: Blue/green algae is pumped on a strict schedule to prevent the Lake Okeechobee dike from breaking. Approximately 40,000 people live below that dike.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTThe buck starts here the editor: Stop passing the buck. The algae problem starts with local planning. Lake O did not put fecal matter in the water at the Bimini Basin or the Yacht Clu.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTTreat the cause, cure the ill the editor: If a doctor only treated the symptoms of a patient's illness and not the causes, the patient would never return to full health and the delay in proper treatment most likely would worsen the patient's condition.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTWater hyacinth removal: Why? the editor: I'm gonna make this short and sweet. We pay every month, if you're a resident, for water hyacinth removal from the canals in Cape Coral. I know the reasons we pay for it because they say they choke off the water flow and such.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDT